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Paediatric Asthma Course: Pre-conference Masterclass / PG course, 3rd King's JP Paediatric Respiratory Conference

King's Paediatric Respiratory Academy, King’s College Hospital, London

Tuesday, 4 April 2017 from 09:00 to 17:00

Paediatric Asthma Course: Pre-conference Masterclass /...

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Paediatric Asthma Course : 4th April 2017 Preconference Masterclass / PG course, 3rd King's John Price Paediatric Respiratory Conference


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3rd King’s John Price Paediatric Respiratory Conference

04th April 2017

Preconference Asthma Masterclass

 

Venue: Weston Education Centre, King’s College Hospital, Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ

 

 

Asthma Masterclass

This session focuses onthe practical approach to the assessment, diagnosis and management of children with moderate and severe asthma.  There will updates on recent guidelines and case studies.  A session on smoking cessation will highlight to importance of minimising smoke exposure in children with asthma, and practical measures to help.  There will be a psychosocial workshop, focusing on adherence, neglect and treatment of chronic disease in adolescence.

 

 

9:00

Registration

9:20

Introduction

Diagnosis in Asthma and preschool wheeze    

Dr Cara Bossley, Consultant Respiratory Paediatrician,

 

This session will aim to cover:

  • All that wheezes is not asthma                                               
  • Making the diagnosis of asthma
  • Diagnosis of asthma in pre-school age

10:10

Monitoring in asthma                                              

Sarah Latham, Asthma Clinical Nurse Specialist

Dr Cara Bossley

 

This session will cover

  • Symptom scores (asthma control test questionnaire)
  • Fractional exhaled nitric oxide in everyday practice
  • Sputum induction and spirometry in asthma monitoring

11:00

Coffee / Tea

11:30

Smoking in asthma                                                                                       

Mira Osinibi, Clinical Nurse Specialist

Dr Meredith Robertson, Paediatric Respiratory Fellow

 

This session will aim to cover:

  • Impact of smoke on childrens lungs
  • Practical session on using CO monitor
  • The experience of a smoking cessation programme in paediatric respiratory clinic

13:00

Lunch

14.00

Management in asthma: What’s new?                                                                  

Dr Cara Bossley, Sarah Latham, Dr Meredith Robertson

 

This session will aim to cover:

  • Case studies to discuss
  • Guideline updates on the management of moderate uncontrolled asthma
  • The management of Problematic Severe asthma
  • Phenotype driven therapy
  • Implementation of a guideline change

1500

Coffee Break

15:30

From adolescence to adherence: Psychosocial aspects of asthma care

Dr Simon Chapman, Consultant Paediatrician,

Suja Chandran, Senior Social Worker

Fay Coster, Psychologist


This session will cover:

  • The challenges of managing chronic disease in adolescence
  • The impact of chronic neglect on asthma care
  • Adherence to treatment: how can we persuade patients to help themselves?

16:45

Feedback & Close

 

 

 

 




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Weston Education Centre
King’s College Hospital
Cutcombe Road,
SE5 9RJ London
United Kingdom

Tuesday, 4 April 2017 from 09:00 to 17:00


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King's Paediatric Respiratory Academy, King’s College Hospital, London

 www.paediatricrespiratory.com

For further information please contact

Dr Atul Gupta,
Consultant in Paediatric Respiratory Medicine
Conference Director 
Email: atul.gupta@kcl.ac.uk 

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